Arts & Entertainment - Reviews
This month’s exhibition at the White Horse Gallery presents a series of paintings and drawings of rooms by Victoria Jinivizian. Victoria was trained at the Slade School of Fine Art, exhibits regularly and is an established tutor at the Marlborough College Summer School.
St Peter's Church recitals: two old friends of the Marlborough series return as an accomplished musical duo
The first recital in the new series of Brilliant Young International Musicians in Saint Peter’s Church (October 29) saw a welcome return of two old friends: John Paul Ekins, (piano) and Judith Choi Castro (violin). Both are now very experienced musicians.
REVIEW: Kontakt and clay - Julia Schuster exhibition at the Mount House Gallery, Marlborough College
Although Julia Schuster's chief medium is clay – she has recently been awarded the role of 'Future Light in Ceramics Ambassador' by an international panel of judges - she is equally at home using video, photography and the written word.
Juliet Wood: ‘Music Beaches Family’ at The White Horse Bookshop’s gallery - Seeing the familiar...yet not
Since the Impressionists left their studios to draw and paint outside, many artists have been preoccupied with the attempt to depict what’s in front of us – what we deem as ‘familiar’ – in a fresh way. To show us someone leaning over a bridge, or families playing on the beach, or a pedestrian looking at their iPhone - as if for the first time. This is an increasingly challenging task.
Jazz megastar, Clare Teal, is a great discoverer of new talent.
After all, she discovered Jamie Cullum. Just five years ago, she was walking down Marlborough High Street on the way to her gig in the big marquee at the International Jazz Festival when she saw a young lad busking a Michael Jackson song.
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